||From: USA CUSTOM BOARDER PROTECTION [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
Sent: Tuesday, 3 April 2012 11:25 PM
Subject: A G Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP)
This is to acknowledge the receipt of your affirmation and to inform you of the latest development as regards the delivery of your consignment package by the Diplomat Mr.
Hilary Wayne. While scanning the package our cash track machine detected that the content of the package the Diplomat is delivering to you is cash worth the sum of Nine Hundred and Fifty Thousand United States Dollars ($950,000.00).
It is a crime to bring in money (over US$10,000) into the United States of America without proper documentations and clearance because it shows that the money is either being smuggled into the country or the source of the funds is questionable.
It is very important that all the relevant documentations needed to authenticate the source of the funds are provided to prove that the funds were earned legitimately in accordance with the PATRIOT ACT so that the FBI,IRS and Homeland Security will not come knocking at your door. In lieu of the above, it is therefore mandatory that you provide the Origin of Funds Certificate (O.O.F) to prove that the funds have no links with any form of illegality.
Being the beneficiary of the package, the Origin of Funds Certificate (O.O.F) is the only way of confirming the source of the funds and it is your responsibility to provide the Certificate before the Diplomat will be allowed to complete the delivery To You Tomorrow.
The Diplomat's Flight Details shows that he came from Benin Republic and we have
contacted the relevant Authorities in that country to inquire about the process of getting the Certificate.
We were informed that the beneficiary of the package will pay for the Certificate and the cost of this documentation $105 Dollars; you have to pay this fee directly to them via Western Union Money Transfer or Money Gram in the name stated below:
Receiver Name: Mr. Mbanefor Basil
Address: Benin Republic
After paying the Fee, send the following payment information
1. Sender's Name
Upon the receipt of the payment information, the Certificate will be made out in your name by the Cotonou Republic Du Benin Authority, scanned and send immediately via email to us so that the Diplomat will be allowed to complete the delivery of your package to you tomorrow.
Failure to pay for this documentation is a confirmation that you wanted to smuggle the funds into the country which is a federal offense and a gross violation of the Patriot Act.
It is therefore in your best interest that you pay for the Certificate as instructed immediately as the consequences of refusing is very severe.
You are advice to view the below attachment for my Identity card.
Mr. Jayson Ahern
A G Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP)
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